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Best State Parks Near Austin

We all know Austinites love their hiking but visiting Mayfield Park and Zilker over and over again can get boring. Instead of running the same trails, hop in your car and visit some of the amazing state parks t...
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Brave the Summer Heat With These Austin Ice Cream Treats

It is well known that temperatures in Austin can soar well into the 100’s with unabated sunshine and humidity. But our balmy heat gives us a perfect excuse to go chill out in many beautiful and unusual creameri...
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Guide to Sustainable Restaurants in Austin

Austin’s residents love to live sustainably and to make the Earth a better place than how they found it and what better way to participate in that then by eating at sustainable restaurants? The four places belo...
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Enjoy The Weather While It Lasts: ATX Hiking Trails

Austin is known for having beautiful sunny days most of the year, but the state of Texas can heat things up quickly. There are not many 75-degree weather days left, so make the most of them by taking to the tra...
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Best Burgers in Austin

The burger is one of the most classic food items in America; you see burger places on every corner. And Austin is no exception, burger joints line Burnet, Lamar and Guadalupe, each of them offering a different ...
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Best Chocolate Shops in Austin for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner which means it is time to start thinking about gifts. What better present to get your significant other (or single friends) than some of the best chocolate in Austin? ...
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Caving in Austin

The vibrant area that we now call Austin was submerged underwater millions of years ago. Ancient coral and mollusks became limestone bedrock, creating passages and forming beautiful caves. Today these caves att...
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Brunch Austin: Four Brunch Hot Spots in ATX

Brunch. The best of a good breakfast meal and the proximity to lunch time combine to make it acceptable to drink a champagne cocktail at 10:00 am. If you’re looking for a fun café or a cozy restaurant to brunch...
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Austin BBQ: A True Texas Delicacy

If you have recently relocated to Austin, you probably already know one of the things Austin is known for is its great selection of Texas style BBQ. If you haven’t ventured out to devour this saucy, meaty, mess...